Welcome to the Umbria Blog
We are Villa in Umbria and we manage the Umbria blog, as well as a holiday rentals website. We live and work in the area, and enjoy
sharing our experiences with you.
Umbria is a beautiful region in the centre of Italy. Cities like Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto, Todi and Orvieto anybody will have heard of. We want to give you some insiders view of our daily life in this mainly rural part of Italy. If you ever travel to Umbria you may find some good suggestions here.
We hope you will enjoy this blog. Feel free to leave comments or ask questions.
As the endless Indian Summer bids adieu, Umbria invites the crisp and colorful embrace of autumn. The landscape transforms into a mesmerizing tapestry of fiery foliage, while the aroma of traditional Umbrian dishes fills the air. Among the highlights of this vibrant...
Welcome to Castiglione del Lago, the picturesque jewel of Lake Trasimeno. Rightly acclaimed as one of the borghi più belli, the most beautiful villages in the country, this walled town in Umbria is a cozy holiday paradise. Charming acquaintance Once you've climbed the...
On the border of the regions of Umbria and Le Marche, there is a nature reserve that is more than worth a visit: the Parco Regionale di Colfiorito. We start in Foligno, a pleasant town located on the river Topino, where for once you don't have to climb up steep...
Sightseeing in Umbria
Umbria is a beautiful Italian region with a lot to see, explore and do. It is the only landlocked region of Italy and also called the green heart of Italy. Its many medieval villages, authentic food and excellent wines are all good reasons for a relaxing holiday.
Attractions in Umbria
You’ve booked your holiday in Umbria? Here is an overview of places of interest.
Markets in Umbria
Love to visit a local market during your holiday? Here is a list of markets in Umbria.
Events and local festivals
Indulge in the local atmosphere of a music festival, a Sagra, or a village festival during your holiday in Umbria.
Children in Umbria
Are you looking for some activities to do together with your children? Here are some ideas for children in Umbria.
Newsletters about Umbria
The newsletter is sent once a month and in it we share our blog stories, events or festivals that we think are worthwhile and news about Villa in Umbria holiday rentals.